Sign in / Register
Home » School News » An Anniversary to Remember

An Anniversary to Remember


Barker College is a Pre-K to Year 12 co-educational Anglican School. 2020 is a momentous year for the School. This year marks its 130th anniversary and the year in which coeducation commenced in the Middle School. Barker College’s transition to full coeducation began in 2018 and by 2022 will be fully coed from Pre-K to Year 12.

Year 7 girls joined the growing number of girls from the Junior School and the thriving presence of the Senior School girls, to create a vibrant new spirit for a new time at Barker.

Construction of a new sports and learning precinct is nearing completion. The Rosewood Centre promises to become a place where movement and learning can be celebrated and community life in the school nourished. It is expected to open early Term 2.


Recently, Barker’s Junior School achieved authorisation as an IB World School offering the Primary Years Programme (PYP). The PYP offers a teaching and learning framework that enhances student engagement through a holistic approach to building students’ knowledge, conceptual understanding, skills and attitudes.

It is a new decade and a new time in the life of the school. Around us, there is a nation and a globe experiencing the distress of uncertainties. Yet the Barker community has found a cause for the thankfulness and joy amid the pain.

For more information visit Barker’s website here!

Publish By
Religion Anglican
Type Independent
Day/boarding Day and Boarding
Boys/Girls Co-edu
Years Kindergarten - Year 12
Enrolment Students from Pre-Kindergarten to Year 12 including 60 Year 10 – 12 boarders.
Fees Over 16k
Tuition from $25,000
8438 79******* 8438 7999
8438 76******* 8438 7609
Address 91 Pacific Highway, Hornsby NSW 2077
School Search

News & Advice
Character Education Through Modeling

Early Learning Centre Recognised for Excellence

Xavier Exercise Passport ( XEP)

WIN: 1 Year's FREE Tutoring For Students In Years 2-12

2021 SIS Public Speaking Championship

Inspirational Teachers - Caroline Fitzpatrick

Kick off your Sunday Shoes....

New Scholarship Gives Young All-Rounders The Chance to Leap Ahead

Character at the heart of St Andrew’s Cathedral School Education

Meriden Cadets Receive Penultimate Award

About Us
Contact Us
Terms of Use

Call Of The Country
Education pathways for senior students
Healthy bodies, healthy minds
Preparatory Schools
Technology in Schools
Vic Education System